[ flat-top ]
/ ˈflætˌtɒp /
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OTHER WORDS FROM flattopflat-topped, adjective
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How to use flattop in a sentence
The flat top had come down a little; we put in a line of bolts, fastening the top of the tube to the outer casing.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
I suppose that tomorrow that shadow would be so much shorter, and would not lie on the flat top of the stone at all.A Prince of Cornwall|Charles W. Whistler
On the flat top of this naked rock, like the Stylites on his pillar, stands Constantina.
Pileus: Firm, solid; greenish or pinkish-gray; at first convex, with flat top, ultimately rising from centre to rim.
At first globular, then convex with flat top, at length expanded and hollowed towards centre.
British Dictionary definitions for flattop (1 of 2)
/ (ˈflætˌtɒp) /
US an informal name for aircraft carrier
British Dictionary definitions for flattop (2 of 2)
a style of haircut in which the hair is cut shortest on the top of the head so that it stands up from the scalp and appears flat from the crown to the forehead
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